What do you get when you combine a group of punks with influences including Metallica and Paul Simon through to Weezer? The answer is Eat Me. The quartet have just signed to Venn Records, home to Muskets, Gallows and formerly Milk Teeth.
Thursday June 9 saw some of rock and metal’s finest come together for the 2016 Kerrang! Awards. Hosted at the Troxy in London by The Darkness’ Justin Hawkins and Skindred’s Benji Webbe and saw the likes of No Devotion, Asking Alexandria, Creeper and more honoured before a first for the awards with a live show featuring two of the winners, Asking Alexandria and A Day to Remember picking up best British band and best international band respectively.
UK progressive metal outfit Carcer City have announced a UK wide headline tour. Support for the run comes from Loathe.
Berlin-based electronic-rock duo Bullet Height have launched a dark mini-documentary showcasing the band’s formation and base.
With just under a week to go until their appearance on the Dogtooth stage at Download festival, Ashestoangels have released the video for Down We Go. The goth rockers/ kings of new grave have taken the track from their recently released fourth album How To Bleed.
The Haxans, a goth-pop super duo consisting of New Years Day’s Ash Costello and Rob Zombie’s Matt Montgomery, have released their first single Chains.
Pennsylvania prog metallers Black Crown Initiate are set to hit the UK and mainland Europe this September/October. The tour also consists of Born of Osiris, Veil of Maya and Volumes.
It’s now June, and that means that Truck Festival is next month! AltCorner team member Ruby has put together two bands for each day that we think you NEED to see!
Heavy-psych scorchers The Cult of Dom Keller (TCODK) are set to release their third album with esteemed London label Fuzz Club (A Place To Bury Strangers, Dead Skeletons)
Danish alt rock outfit Celestial Son have arrived with the release of their blistering new video single for ‘Open Wound’, taken from their current long play album ‘Saturn’s Return’.
Real Friends recently announced a huge UK and European headline tour for December 2016. The band will play their biggest ever UK show on 9th December at The Electric Ballroom, with support bands Knuckle Puck and With Confidence (all dates).
The Los Angeles based alt-rock outfit Rooney are back with the new album Washed Away, which will be released July 29th through Superball Music. Rooney have also just released the new single ‘My Heart Beats 4 U’, which features Rooney mastermind and lead singer, Robert Schwartzman, seamlessly playing every character in the entertaining video.
‘One Day’ is the third single from Veridian, following their debut single ‘Refuse To Feel’ and follow-up ‘Running Away’.
Manchester hard rockers Iodine Sky are gearing up for Friday’s release of debut album Tides (May 27) with the video for album track Broken Cross. The track is full of pounding drums, intricate guitars and insane solos.
Essex isn’t usually known for it’s indie/emo offerings but this time it’s been kind and given us the gift of Bodyheat. Coming in strong with their debut single, ‘Hold On’, Bodyheat draws influences from bands like Turnover and Pity Sex whilst still very much sounding unique and fresh.